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to be the source of contaminated steroids, which caused a rare form of meningitis. abc's steve osunsami has more. >> reporter: doctors worry this outbreak of fungal meningitis is spreading, potentially affecting more than 1,000 americans recently treated for back pain, with needles that were tainted by a fungus during manufacturing. >> the contaminated medication was a steroid. it was put into a syringe. >> reporter: anyone who has received a steroid injection in the spine since july should check with their doctor to see if it's from the tainted source. >> early anti-fungal treatment can improve the outcome of these patients. >> reporter: ground zero is this specialty pharmacy in massachusetts, where the steroid injections were made. investigators shut down the new england compounding center. but it may have shipped to 23 states. doctors say this is a rare form of meningitis, with symptoms that are easily missed. and it kills by swelling the brain. it is not contagious. but early symptoms can be headaches, fever, a stiff neck. and it can take anywhere from a week to a month to develop. so, healt
steve jobs one year after his death. the fitting tribute from the company he created, this morning. >>> new addition to union square shopping district unique new clot >>> today marks one year since the passing of steve jobs. the company posted a video online. >> technology married with liberal arts with the humanities that yields us to resolve that makes our hearts sing. >> apple chief died of cancer at age 56 in cupertino the city's blue flag at the community center is flying at half-staff today the mayor says it is a great way to acknowledge jobs' profound local impact. >>> union square's newest clothing store is open for business this morning. a japanese store offering apparel in a rainbow of colors it opened before 10:00 on powell street a block south of union square. the new store will have the so-called magic mirror it lows customers try on one jacket and electronically the color to see how it looks in another color. >> fascinating. >>> increasing clouds in the north bay. sunny out there in parts of the bay, as you look towards our high-definition emeryville camera you can se
? steve osunsami has a user's guide for families. >> reporter: today, government official trying to contain this salmonella outbreak told us it doesn't look good and to expect more reported cases linked to jars of peanut butter sold at grocery stores across the country. so far, 30 people sick, most of them children, across 19 states. for families searching through kitchen cabinets tonight for potentially dangerous jars of nut butter, it's confusing. first, what jars and brands are being recalled? well, it isn't your larger name brands like jif or skippy. those products are fine. all of the recalled products are linked to the sunland peanut butter corporation in new mexico they make peanut butter under many labels. sunland, trader joe's, sprouts, and the archer farms brand sold at target. >> all the illnesses that have been investigated are related to the peanut butter products from the one plant. >> reporter: so now you've found one of these brands in your cupboard. should you automatically toss it out? the company says to look on the side of the jar for the "best if used by" dat
's steve osunsami has more details. >> reporter: what's especially frightening is that most of the people who've gotten sick from the recalled peanut butter are children under the age of 10. >> i am concerned. i love peanut butter. >> you don't know what you're getting. very scary. >> reporter: this all began with one brand of sea salt peanut butter at trader joe's, but the recall now has cleared out peanut butter aisles at kroger, whole foods and target. investigators have traced the trouble to sunland incorporated, a peanut butter manufacturer in new mexico that sells products in grocery stores across the country. the list of recalled peanut butter products is 101 items long, and now includes nut butters made with almonds, cashews and sesame seeds. and it gets worse. companies like the oregon ice cream company and fairytale brownies, which used the recalled nut butter to make cookies and other baked goods, they're now recalling their products, too. >> people have been getting sick over the last month and because there is often a two-week delay or so in the reporting time, we expect to h
, for the first time, a parent whose child was sickened by tainted peanut butter speaks to abc's steve osunsami. >> reporter: 8-year-old nate says it felt like he was going to die, all because he ate out of a jar of peanut butter his father bought from a trader joe's grocery store. >> it felt very painful. the stomach cramps, i was screaming loud and i was saying, why does this happen to me? >> reporter: he's one of 30 confirmed salmonella victims so far. families should know that symptoms show up usually within three days. it was a terrible scare and started saturday, august 25th, with classic symptoms parents should look for. first, painful stomach cramps. then, a severe headache. a 103 degree fever. dysentery. by monday morning, he was vomiting, too. but he was now bleeding. doctors couldn't figure it out. on wednesday, he had to be hospitalized. his fever didn't break until friday. and he was already home when the test results came back the following tuesday. salmonella, a unique strain linked to the tainted peanut butter. how frightened were you by this? >> this is our child, our baby. i d
, so, which ones are believed to be putting people at risk? here's abc's steve osunsami. >> reporter: doctors worry this outbreak of fungal meningitis is spreading, potentially affecting more than 1,000 americans recently treated for back pain. with needles that were tainted by a fungus during manufacturing. >> the contaminated medication was a steroid. it was put into a syringe. >> reporter: anyone who has received a steroid injection in the spine since july should check with their doctor to see if it's from a tainted source. >> early anti-fungal treatment can improve the outcome of these patients. >> reporter: ground zero is this specialty pharmacy in massachusetts, where the steroid injections were made. investigators shut down the new england compounding center, but it may have shipped to 23 states. doctors say this is a rare form of meningitis, with symptoms that are easily missed and it kills by swelling the brain. it is not contagious, but early symptoms can be headaches, fever, a stiff neck and it can take anywhere from a week to a month to develop. so, health officials are o
. we go live to wall treat for investors reaction. >>> remembering steve jobs one year after his passing, the ceremony taking place to honor the late apple ceo. >>> flames erupting on the bay bridge car fire tying up late night commute. >> are you kidding me gas prices at some places in the bay other over few dollars a gallon. experts say it is -- over $5 a gallon experts say it will get worse and soon. there's a solution, i'll have it coming up. >>> those numbers are awful. hopefully you like these numbers better, lots loaf clouds and fog to start, 64 in the city, 70s inland. across the country, first snow in minneapolis, cool numbers down through st. louis, 50s there. looking at our airport delays stacking up at sfo, an hour and 26 minutes due to low clouds and fog. east coast looking good. we are looking at an interesting weekend detail [ female announcer ] pillsbury crescents on their own are wonderful ...but add some ham and cheese ...roll them up in some crescent dough and tada, thursday is now... a ham & cheese crescent roll-up wonder pillsbury crescents, let the making be
many brands it actually can get pretty confusing. abc's steve osunsami sorts it out. >> reporter: government officials trying to contain the salmonella outbreak doesn't look good. so far, 30 people sick, most of them children, across 19 states. for families searching through kitchen cabinets for potentially dangerous jars of nut butter, it is terribly confusing. first, what jars and brands are being recalled? well, it isn't your larger name brand like jif or skippy. all the brand are linked to sunland peanut corporation in new mexico they make peanut butter, sunland, trader joe's, harry and david and sprouts and the archer brand sold at target. >> all the illnesses investigated are related to peanut butter products from the plant. >> reporter: the company says to look on the side of the jar if the "best if used by" date is between may 1st and september 24, 2013. throw it away. what if your family has gone through half of the jar, what are the signs? >> high fever, stomach cramps, dysentery which can show up in one to three days. we spoke to families of children who got sick, they
people, many of them kids, have gotten sick. abc's steve osunsami has more. >> reporter: what is especially frightening is that most of the people who have gotten sick from the so-called recalled peanut butter are children under the age of 10. >> i am concerned. i love peanut butter. >> you don't know what you are getting. it is very scary. >> reporter: this began with one brand of sea salt peanut butter at trader joe's, but the recall has cleared peanut butter aisles at kroger, whole foods, and target. investigators have traced the trouble to sunland incorporated, a peanut butter manufacturer in new mexico that sells products in grocery stores across the country. the list of recalled pea nut butter products is 101 items long and includes nut butters made with almonds, cashews, and sesame seeds. and it gets worse. companies like oregon ice cream, and fairy tale brownies which used the recalled nut butter to make cookies and baked goods they're now recalling their products too. >> people have been getting sick over the last month. and because there's often a two-week delay or s
to microsoft ceo steve balmer complaining about the feature and there is microsoft says windows 8 is scheduled to be released this month. and there is stocks mixed and stocks making a big turn around to help out the nasdaq. your bloomberg silicon valley index shows that shares closed lower. there is jamie rametti says the next wave of computing will be machine was abilities to learn like the famous watson computer, speaking at the most powerful conference, he says that to expect this new era of computing to happen within our live times. and there is developed for you in finance and health care field. larry and carolyn, back to you. >> and this is just gorgeous out there. >> this is where we'd be doing the show. >> there is a free warmth. there is east bay hills looking at mount diablo. it's appropriate where this lives now. let's take a look. and you can see no coastal clouds, no hint of marine layer which is providing cooling. right now we're looking at readings 101 in santa rosa. there is one record high for the date so far. hoffit field is 95 degrees. and there is clear and mild tonight and
ever been. abc's steve osunsami has this story. >> reporter: 8-year-old nate lebron says it felt like he was going to die all because he ate out of a jar of peanut butter his father bought from a trader joe's grocery store. >> it felt very painful. the stomach cramps i was screaming loud. and i was saying "why does this happen to me?" >> reporter: he's one of 30 confirmed salmonella victims so far. families should know symptoms show up usually within three days. it was a terrible scare that started saturday, august 25th with classic symptoms parents should look for. first painful stomach cramps. then a severe headache. a 103-degree fever. dysentery. by monday morning he was vomiting too, but he was now bleeding. doctors couldn't figure it out. and on wednesday, he had to be hospitalized. his fever didn't break until friday. he was already home when the test results came back the following tuesday. salmonella, a unique strain linked to recalled peanut butter. how frightened were you by all this? >> it is our child, our baby, i don't think any parent would want to be in that position. >
there are times when this can have rel rens. -- rel convenience. >> today marks a year since passing of steve jobs. the company he created paid a fitting tribute remembering him in a video posted online. >> it's technology kpaered with liberal parts that yields us result that makes our hearts sing. >> in cupertino the city blue flag is flying at half staff today. >> if you want to know what pixar is doing they're making movies like this one. this is created by employees of the studio. some took keeks to make and others, 10 years, the creator say it's a way of stretching beyond their regular work making blockbuster hits. >> keeps juices flowing of create activity and inspiration. >> if you want to see these the movies will be tonight as part of the first friday and projected on to the great wall of oakland located on west grand avenue. and that is around 8:00 p.m. i want to remind you about the alarm clock app and there are news headlights the moment you wake up. >> thank you very much. coming up explosive details in a teacher molestation case unsealed documents that show what a principal knew. >>
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of cupertino flying at half-staff today to mark the first anniversary of steve jobs' death. the apple founder died of cancer at the age of 56. jobs grew up and went to school in cupertino. the mayor says flying the city's blue flag at half-staff at the community center is a way to acknowledge jobs' profound local impact. >>> pg&e alerts residents if they smell the odor of gas it is part of a test. crews this time will be conducting natural gas venting work in an unincorporated area of san mateo county. right off 280 there along the freeway or right out the neighborhood you might smell it. >>> time for a look at forecast. >>> the marine layer is everywhere this morning, low clouds, fog, temperatures mild if you are away from sonoma county to the north around santa rosa chilly but otherwise, the numbers in narrow range upper 40s there, mid 50s elsewhere with a couple of 60s around out towards the delta overall, cool start by the afternoon, 11:00, 12:00, more clearing then mostly sunny in the 60s at our coast to the upper 70s inland. as we cool off a couple degrees inland nice and mild as the ma
. steve forbes follows up and says welch is right. does governor romney put any stock in those theories and have any suspicions at all about the bls numbers? >> george, the numbers themselves are very damning. when you look at it, we had fewer jobs created in september than were created in august, fewer jobs created in august than were created in july. our unemployment rate has come down because for -- since president obama took office, for every new job created, more than six workers have left the labor force. if labor force participation was what it was when the president took office, unemployment would be around 10.7%. these jobs that were added in september were largely part-time jobs. so we still have 23 million americans -- that number has not changed at all -- who are either unemployed or out of work entirely or are underemployed working or out of the workforce entirely or underemployed working part time instead of full time or not in a job commensurate with their skills, half of the college students coming out of, you know, with degrees today are unable to find a job. this econo
is thought to be the source of contaminated steroids that caused a rare form of meningitis. abc's steve osunsami has more. >> reporter: doctors worry this outbreak of fungal meningitis is spreading potentially affecting more than 1,000 americans recent ly treated for back pain with needles tainted by a fungus during manufacturing. >> contaminated manufacturing was a steroid put into a syringe. >> reporter: anyone who has received a steroid injection in the spine since july should check with their doctor to see if it is from a tainted source. >> early anti-fungal treatment can improve the outcomes of these patients. >> reporter: ground zero is this specialty pharmacy in massachusetts where the steroid injections were made. investigators shut down the new england compouding but it may haveped 3 doctors say this is a rare form of meningitis wmptoo cf and it kills by swelling the brain. >> reporter: it is not contagious, butterly symptoms can be headaches, fever, a stiff neck, and it can take anywhere from a week to a month to develop. so health officials are on high alert. steve osunsami,
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